Professor Sayen Uddin Ahmed was appointed 18th treasurer of Rajshahi University (RU) by the honorable president and chancellor of the universities.
He assumed office on Monday, following a function at the university campus. Pro vice-chancellor Dr Sarwar Jahan, registrar professor M Nazrul Islam, the proctor and the student adviser of Rajshahi University attended function.
After the ceremony, professor Syaen visited and paid tribute to the mausoleum of Dr Shamsuzzoha. He also laid floral wreaths at the Banga Bandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman portrait and at the central Shahid Minar of the university.
Prior to this appointment, Professor Sayen had been the chairman of department of Chemistry, the proctor, an elected member of the finance committee, a two-term senate member, the general secretary and treasurer of the RU club, and president of the Rajshahi University Teachers Association.